“This is a measure we put in place in the lead-up to Election Day. We will assess when to lift them afterwards, but they are temporary."
In a leaked email, an executive said, "we are not going to ban specific individuals from being guests on other people’s shows.”
Members wanted everyone to know that, yes, food is definitely political.
Despite the request, Facebook said it registered an estimated 4.4 million people to vote in the upcoming presidential election.
Earlier this year, Ankhi Das was accused of shielding politicians from India’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Party from Facebook’s hate speech rules.
The killing of a federal officer in Oakland, the shooting of a police station in Minneapolis, and a plot to supply Hamas with weapons weren’t isolated cases, according to a federal indictment.
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In a companywide meeting, Facebook’s CEO said recent content rules banning hate and conspiracy content were implemented because of the US presidential election and that a wide margin of victory for either candidate could prevent violence following the vote.
A new report finds “Facebook is routinely behind the curve in cracking down on domestic extremists on its platform.”
Rudy Giuliani's pal Andriy Derkach has been kicked off “for violating our policy against the use of our platform by people engaged in election-focused influence operations,” Facebook said.
The company’s back-and-forth on its own policies has created outrage and confusion.
Facebook may have throttled the reach of the New York Post story. But these men are celebrating all the same.
The move comes after Facebook and Twitter enacted their own bans against the mass delusion.
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"In many countries, including in the US, if we have signals that a piece of content is false, we temporarily reduce its distribution pending review by a third-party fact-checker."
It follows efforts to limit Holocaust denial, voter intimidation, and the QAnon mass delusion.
“How can we possibly be ready to return to the office when this entire process has been so utterly and completely mishandled?”
It Took Facebook More Than A Year — And A Whistleblower — To Remove A Troll Farm Connected To Azerbaijan's Ruling Party
Former Facebook data scientist Sophie Zhang said it took the company a year to pursue an investigation into fake accounts and comments in Azerbaijan.
After being banned, some militant pages returned with different names. “We are back!” the leader of one such organization said after relaunching on the platform last month. “Help us rebuild share and invite friends.”
The Globe Independent used Facebook ads to widely promote plagiarized stories that were often critical of China.
The mass delusion had flourished on the social network for years before today's announcement.
Facebook Took Down A Trump Post That Compared COVID-19 To The Flu And Said That We Should Just Learn To Live With It
Twitter placed a misinformation label on the same message but did not remove it.
Citing a law that dates from the Reconstruction era, four people, including the partner of a man killed during the protests, are taking the company to court.
“If this happened in America with interracial couples being doxed, there would be rapid action, I am sure of it.”
A 6,600-word internal memo from a fired Facebook data scientist details how the social network knew about specific examples of global political manipulation — and failed to act.
Content targeting Biden and Trump received almost no engagement.
Multiple celebrities announced they will "freeze" their Facebook and Instagram accounts on Wednesday to call for a change to Facebook's policies.
The venture capitalist and Facebook board member staked his reputation on a Trump presidency. Now what does he have to show for it?
“I don’t know what the damn problem is at Facebook with anti-Muslim hate, but I would just say at this point that they don’t seem to care.”
“Facebook is broken. Another performative announcement by leadership not intended to address any issues.”
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